All posts by Andy Jones-Wilkins

Andy Jones-Wilkins

finished in the top 10 men at the Western States 100 7-straight times. He's sponsored by Patagonia and Drymax socks and is iRunFar's editorialist.

Ellie Greenwood and the 2012 Western States 100
Ellie Greenwood and the 2012 Western States 100
on July 20, 2018
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A look back at Ellie Greenwood’s course-record run at the 2012 Western States 100.


The Hard is What Makes it Great
The Hard is What Makes it Great
on July 13, 2018
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An essay about the benefits of choosing to do hard things.


The Daily Grind
The Daily Grind
on July 6, 2018
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An essay about the ‘daily grind’ of running.


Innocence and Wisdom: Two Runners, 51 Years Apart
Innocence and Wisdom: Two Runners, 51 Years Apart
on June 29, 2018
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AJW writes about the lessons we can learn from 2018 Western States 100 finishers Lucy Bartholomew and Nick Bassett.


2018 Western States 100: What Will be the Moment of the Year?
2018 Western States 100: What Will be the Moment of the Year?
on June 22, 2018
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AJW ponders the most memorable moments of the last three years at the Western States 100.


It’s All in the Mind
It’s All in the Mind
on June 8, 2018
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An essay about the psychological aspect of ultrarunning.


Anton Krupicka and the 2006 Leadville Trail 100
Anton Krupicka and the 2006 Leadville Trail 100
on June 1, 2018
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A look back at Anton Krupicka’s win of the 2006 Leadville Trail 100 Mile.


Four Intriguing Storylines At The 2018 Western States 100
Four Intriguing Storylines At The 2018 Western States 100
on May 25, 2018
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AJW writes about intriguing storylines at the 2018 Western States 100.


Ann Trason And The 1995 Western States 100
Ann Trason And The 1995 Western States 100
on May 11, 2018
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Looking back at Ann Trason’s win of the 1995 Western States 100.


The Sounds Of Spring
The Sounds Of Spring
on May 4, 2018
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AJW writes about listening to the sounds of nature while running.